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The Bankes Arms Hotel

Traveller (25)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
23 East Street, Corfe Castle BH20 5ED England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here with friends. Didn't book a table but not a problem. Service was good and food plentiful. Great choice for all, even for my friend who is gluten free. Good value for money. I would go again.

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank SKKBmouth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited corfe castle for five days over the new year and found this gem of a place. It’s very cosy and decorated for the festive season very tastefully adding to the cosy atmosphere. The team are very polite, friendly and helpful. They couldn’t do...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked here last minute for one night between Christmas and New Year. Room was fine apart from being freezing as they hadn’t put the heating on until we arrived. Towels and toiletries were limited to one towel each and one tiny bottle of shampoo and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night for the wife 40th and wanted to stay somewhere different away from the city . This place was perfect ..old 16th century stone building with lovley cozy rooms, great food and service ..would recommend to anyone wanting to get away from the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank TJD5
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

Barman (tw*t) was funny. Place was tidy. Low ceilings made you feel taller. Good knowledge of local gins. Good atmosphere. Locaks were friendly. Rolls were top notch. Music was ok, toilets clean. Was nice

Date of stay: November 2018
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About
Description
A Boutique Hotel offering fine food and a selection of Real Ales Ciders Spirits Wines and Soft Drinks, Garden and Terrace. We are continuing with our extensive renovation and will be opening our Hotel rooms More shortly. Meanwhile we have opened our fully renovated bar and restaurant Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$117 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bankes Arms Hotel
,
Bankes Arms Corfe Castle
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Purbeck > Corfe Castle
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$117 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bankes Arms Hotel
,
Bankes Arms Corfe Castle
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Purbeck > Corfe Castle
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Traveller (25)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Kay H
10 January 2017|
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Response from Tinty2 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure the rooms are open, but it is a dog friendly bar and restaurant.
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"Room top of the stairs on the right is a cracker"
Extraordinary298195
10 Sep 2018
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"Only had lunch. Would recommend the salmon."
895chrisb
19 Aug 2018
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"Can't comment on other rooms ours was very quiet 2nd floor"
Rossmorem
1 Jul 2018
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"For a large Party book in advance and if you can pre order with a list of who has what as this will help..."
Frankthetank1978
25 Oct 2017
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